Hsin-An-Hsien (Miocene of China)

Also known as Locality 12

Where: China (34.8° N, 112.2° E: paleocoordinates 34.7° N, 110.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Late/Upper Miocene (11.6 - 5.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: C. Wiman. 1930. Fossile Schildfröten aus China. Palaeontologica Sinica C 6(3):1-55 [R. Benson/R. Benson]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 195286: authorized by Evangelos Vlachos, entered by Evangelos Vlachos on 03.08.2018

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Testudines - Pantestudinidae
Testudo honanensis n. sp. Wiman 1930 turtle
 Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae
 Perissodactyla - Equidae
Hipparion kreugeri hipparionine horse
Hipparion ptychodus hipparionine horse
 Carnivora - Felidae
 Carnivora - Hyaenidae
 Ungulata - Suidae
Chleuastochoerus stehlini Schlosser 1903 pig
 Ungulata - Giraffidae
 Ungulata - Cervidae
"Cervocerus novorossiae" = Cervavitus
"Cervocerus novorossiae" = Cervavitus deer